PROBATE COURTS AND DECEDENTS' ESTATES
INVENTORY, ACCOUNTS, AND DEALING WITH ASSETS
554:14-a Record of Decedent's Real Estate.
Whenever it appears from the inventory or any other instrument pertaining to real estate filed with the court in connection with the administration of any estate that the estate contains real estate located in another county within the state, the court shall notify, within 15 days, the register of deeds of the county in which the real estate lies of the name and date of death of the decedent. A register of deeds who receives such a notice shall record in the grantor's index of the register's office the name of the decedent, the decedent's date of death, and the county in which the estate is being probated. The cost for filing said notice shall be assigned to the estate.
Source. 2011, 88:18, eff. July 1, 2011.